Marie Michael Library

Title

Food or fuel: new competition for the world's cropland

Author

Brown, Lester R.

Description

Considering the uncertain future of fossil fuel supplies, Brown examines the development of alcohol fuels distilled from farm commodities. While the benefits of this technology are encouraging, the environmental pressures caused by intensifying crop yields to provide raw materials must be addressed.

File No

WWI-P35

Agency

Worldwatch Institute

Date

Mar-80

Subject(s)

Crop Technology, Alternative Fuels, Agriculture, Economics

Pages

43

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